Why are so many people drawn to conspiracy theories in times of crisis?
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Your problem is that you prefer empathy to non-empathy. Non-violence to violence. That's a value judgment that has no merit in the Darwinian model.
An objective Darwinian scientist is indifferent to empathy and suffering. If either response by an animal provides a competitive advantage, to the Darwinist, that is the "right" behavior.
If you want to extend the Darwinian social model to humans, well then, there you go...
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